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       cron-apt — program to update the system using apt-get


       cron-apt [configfile]


       This manual page documents briefly the cron-apt command.

       cron-apt   is  a  program  that  uses  the  information  in  /etc/cron-
       apt/action.d/ as arguments to apt-get line by line in file order.


       These programs follow the usual GNU  command  line  syntax,  with  long
       options  starting  with  two  dashes  (‘-’).   A  summary of options is
       included below.  For a complete description, see the Info files.

                 Show summary of options.


       Configuration can be done by editing /etc/cron-apt/config and by adding
       rules  to  /etc/cron-apt/action.d/  The  variables  that you can set in
       /etc/cron-apt/config is documented  in  the  configuration  example  in

       From version 0.5.0 the optional FILTERCTRLM attribute is depricated.


       apt-get (1)

       aptitude (1)


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